Byzantium as a context for Social Studies research


 
 

Research Projects:  Byzantium

Introduction


By Theodore Michael Christou

The Fourth Crusade and the Fall of Byzantium


By Mike MacDonald, Joanne Newton, Carney O’Hara, and Amanda Thomas

Byzantine Medicine


By Carly Anderson, Kayla Coady, Katie Gaudet, and Kristi Vinneau

Obesity and Diet in Byzantium


By Tascha Chedore

Clothing in Byzantium


By Andrea Corbin, Allana Horne, and Erin Kane

Byzantine Women and Political Power


By Heather Doherty and Kattie Comeau

Byzantine Coins


By Lise Deveau, Rebekah MacPherson, Kristine Morris, and Sarah Wood

The Varangian Guard and the Fall of Constantinople


By Ashley Flemming, Tim Harvey, Heather Hotchkiss, and Johnathan Macintosh

Hagia Sophia, Architecture, and Holy Wisdom


By Susan Currie, Kari Gray, and Nicholas Kenny

Gender and Byzantine Empresses


By Katie Gillivan

Greek Fire and the Defence of Byzantium


By Sandra Champion, Julia Clarke, Suzanne Perry, and Margaret Robertson

Byzantine Christians and Arab Muslims in the Middle Ages


By Jan MacDougall, Candice Isherwood-Brooks, and Sharon Garland

The Hippodrome and Byzantine Sport


By Collin Gillis and Kirk Keating

Diocletian, and the Groundwork for Byzantium


By Daniel Cote, Janice Lavigne, Kieran Mathieson, and Ashley Wheeler

The Byzantine Empress Theodora


By Krystal LeBel and Meaghan McLaughlin

Byzantine Dress


By Jaclyn Buis, Diana Millar, and Bill Neal

Justinian’s Code and Byzantine Law


By Craig McGinnis and Justin McRae

The Status of Byzantine Women


By Tamara Horner, Jessica Paulin, Heather Stackhouse, and Carolyn Stephen

Sailing to Byzantium


By Marjorie LaFrance

Sports in Byzantium


By Tanya Carr, Karen Sheppard, and Angela Welch

Byzantine Representations in and of Art


By Sarah McCormick and Kate McDonald

Justinian, and the Fall of the Byzantine Empire


By Heather Kierstead, Annie Martin, Alicia Porter, and Melanie Powers

Monks of Byzantium


By Geneva Bennett

Chariot Racing and Social Interactions in Byzantium


By Jeffrey McTavish and Danielle Upshall

Kassia, a Force in Byzantine Society


By Laura Chamberlain, Katrina Clair, Melissa Dedam, and Jacqueline McConnell

Anna Comnena, and the Status of Women in Byzantine Society


By Stephanie Sedgewick, Melanie MacAdam, and Meghan Eddington

Byzantine Education


By Colleen Gormley, Melissa Sleigh, and Charles Teed

Byzantium and its Roman Legacy


By Sylvain Bellemare, Ashley Bernard, Bill Case, and Tim Nelson

Islam in Byzantine Jerusalem


By Tara Lynne Grant

Controversies Surrounding Religious Imagery in Byzantium


By Kallie Haines and Caitlin Maston

Moral Questions in Byzantine Medicine


By Becky Forbes, Renee Grice, and Todd Wilson

Medical Science in Byzantium


By Erica Groom, Sarah Marshall, Kayla Hunt, and Tanya Jensen

Byzantine Art and Architecture


By Jennifer Miller

Photograph: Theodore Christou